UTAG calls off strike

The University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) have suspended their strike action. The National Executive Committee (NEC) of UTAG on Monday, 18 September directed its members nationwide to withdraw their teaching services in solidarity with their counterparts at the University of Education, Winneba (UEW). “It is our firm belief that the issue at the UEW […]

Rescind strike action – NUGS to UTAG

The leadership of the National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has asked members of the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) to cancel their strike action. The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) has directed its members nationwide to withdraw their teaching services in solidarity with their counterparts at […]

Akufo-Addo’s Chiefs of Staff not corrupt – Police CID shoots down A-Plus

The Ghana Police Service has dismissed corruption allegations made by the controvertial musician A-Plus against two appointees of President Akufo-Addo,  describing it as  baseless and without credibility.This was after the police launched a full scale investiations into claims by the musician that Francis Asenso-Boakye and Samuel Abu Jinapor who are deputy Chiefs of Staff have been engaging in corrut acts.According to the Police, the action of the two deputy Chiefs of Staff, Francis

A-Plus and Akosua Vee’s white wedding slated for Sept. 23

Musician Kwame Asare Obeng popularly known in showbiz as A Plus and wife Akosua Vee will on Saturday, September 23, 2017 hold a white wedding at an undisclosed location in Accra. The Comedian turned Politician and wife’s traditional ceremony, which took place on February 25, 2017 at Akosua’s family residence at Dansoman, a suburb of Accra,

Times MD must go – ICU

The Industrial and Commercial Workers Union (ICU) has declared its support for the protesting staff of New Times Corporation with a demand that the Managing Director Carol Annang stay away from the corporation.Staff of the Corporation early today, Monday September 18, 2017, halted business activities there, protesting poor conditions of service and managerial incompetence.They locked up offices at the company and poured out onto the streets.In July this year, the company under the leadership of

My father knows I can deliver – Gyankromah Akufo-Addo

The director of the Creative Arts Council and daughter of President Akufo-Addo, Gyankromah Akufo-Addo, has said her critics will soon acknowledge her impact on Creative Arts Council. In March this year, the Tourism Minister,  Catherine Afeku inaugurated a Creative Arts Council with a task to revise, ratify and implement the Creative Arts Bill and its

CJ must act swiftly on petition for removal of EC chairperson-LMVCA

Let My Vote Count Alliance (LMVCA), a political pressure group is urging Chief Justice Mrs. Sophia Akuffo to deal expeditiously with the allegations of corruption against Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC) Charlotte Osei and other Commissioners in order to restore the integrity of the EC.According to the group, the dwindling image of the EC in the light of the recent petition for the removal of the Chairperson of the EC as well as the allegations and counter allegations of corruption,

25 banks below 50% of GH¢400m capital requirement

Twenty-five banks in the country will have to race against time to meet the new capital requirement announced by the Bank of Ghana (BoG) as their current capital is less than 50 percent of the 400 million cedis quoted by the central bank, a Credit Risk Consultant and Banker, Emmanuel Akrong has said.According to him, even though all 35 banks in the country are required to present their restoration plans, 3 will easily meet it while seven are in a position to meet it but for the payment of